Antioch has several scholarship opportunities for new students. Criteria may vary, so be sure to review each scholarship listing to determine your eligibility. For more information about Antioch’s scholarships for new students, contact the Financial Aid Office at 206-268-4010, toll free at 888-268-4477 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for the applications.
$4,000 Antioch University Seattle Student Excellence Scholarship — This scholarship recognizes an outstanding scholarship applicant each quarter.
$5,000 Berglund Family Scholarship (Awarded Fall Quarter) — Made possible from the Berglund Family Endowment. This scholarship is awarded to a female student entering the B.A. Liberal Studies or M.A. Psychology programs with demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to single mothers.
$5,000 Antioch University Seattle Board of Trustees Scholarship (Awarded Fall, Winter, and Spring Quarters) — Made possible from donations from the AUS Board of Trustees. This scholarship is awarded to an exemplary student with leadership potential and who is committed to community service and social, environmental, and economic justice.
$2,000 Library Endorsement Scholarship (Awarded Spring and Summer Quarters) — The Antioch University Seattle library endorsement scholarship has been established to recruit future leaders into the field of school librarianship, and to instill a commitment to leadership in libraries of the future. This is a one-time, $2,000 scholarship.
$2,000 National Service Scholarship — This scholarship is for new students who have contributed to one of the following national service programs: AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and VISTA. If you are a full-time AmeriCorps member, or are an AmeriCorps, VISTA or Peace Corps alumnus who has completed at least one year of full-time service, you may be eligible for a $2,000 scholarship that can be renewed for a second year. For more information, contact the Admissions Office.
$2,000 Richard Norris Native American Scholarship (Awarded Spring Quarter) — This scholarship recognizes Richard Norris’ many contributions to the Antioch University Seattle Community, and seeks to honor his commitment to student service by supporting and recognizing the potential of a new Native American, Alaskan Native, or Native Hawaiian AUS student. This is a one-time, $2000 scholarship.
$1,500 Presidential Scholarship (Awarded Fall Quarter) — Made possible through Antioch’s Scholarship Endowment, this scholarship is awarded to a new graduate student entering fall quarter. Antioch gives the scholarship to a student who has demonstrated a commitment to civic engagement. It is renewable for a second year.
$1,250 Coretta Scott King Scholarship (Awarded Fall and Spring Quarters) — This scholarship assists students of color in attaining their dream of a meaningful education while recognizing their previous achievements and their future leadership potential. Antioch is committed to creating an inclusive environment in which every student believes in the power of education to achieve his or her fullest potential as a global citizen living a life of meaning and purpose.
$500 Melba Leet Scholarship (Awarded Spring Quarter) — Based on financial need, this scholarship was established by Elizabeth Hungerland in honor of her mother-in-law. This scholarship is awarded to a single mother newly enrolled in a Graduate Education Program.